senate Bill S688

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Includes geothermal energy systems within the meaning of the term "qualified energy efficiency services" for purposes of on-bill financing under the power NY act of 2011

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Nov 29, 2017 signed chap.425
Nov 17, 2017 delivered to governor
Jun 14, 2017 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.231
substituted for a7117
May 02, 2017 referred to energy
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 14, 2017 advanced to third reading
Feb 13, 2017 2nd report cal.
Feb 07, 2017 1st report cal.171
Jan 04, 2017 referred to energy and telecommunications

Votes

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Feb 7, 2017 - Energy and Telecommunications committee Vote

S688
11
0
committee
11
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
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Abstained
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Energy and Telecommunications Committee Vote: Feb 7, 2017

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S688 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7117
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1891, Pub Auth L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
S2693A, A1307A

S688 - Summary

Includes geothermal energy systems within the meaning of the term "qualified energy efficiency services" for purposes of on-bill financing under the power NY act of 2011.

S688 - Sponsor Memo

S688 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                   688

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 4, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ORTT  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on  Energy  and  Telecommuni-
  cations

AN  ACT  to  amend  the public authorities law, in relation to including
  geothermal energy systems within the meaning of  the  term  "qualified
  energy  efficiency  services"  for purposes of on-bill financing under
  the power NY act of 2011

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Paragraphs (m) and (n) of subdivision 12 of section 1891 of
the  public  authorities law, paragraph (m) as amended and paragraph (n)
as added by chapter 386 of the laws of 2013, are amended and a new para-
graph (o) is added to read as follows:
  (m) fuel switching to convert an  electrically-heated  building  to  a
more efficient heating source provided that significant energy cost-sav-
ings  can  be  demonstrated  pursuant  to  standards  established by the
authority; [and]
  (n) installation of energy technologies eligible for net energy meter-
ing pursuant to section sixty-six-j or sixty-six-l of the public service
law[.]; AND
  (O) PURCHASE AND INSTALLATION OF GEOTHERMAL ENERGY SYSTEMS.
  S 2. This act shall take effect January 1, 2018.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04317-01-7

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